In 2008, the
regiment required new helmets for its 125th anniversary celebrations on
Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada.
The previous helmets were too
heavy and extremely uncomfortable and other suppliers only offered
over-sized awkward designs that flopped around when mounted or when on
Lastly a couple of UK companies offer solutions but
were 3 times the price of what could be afforded.
With only 4 months
before the muster, we were able to re-design the helmet so that it was
both comfortable for the modern size of head, was properly proportioned,
regained its original elegant shape, and was less prone to denting; as
was the case with the first version a hundred years ago.
the helmets were delivered on time and on budget and the regiment looked
To read about the
history and uniform of the regiment
One of over 150 Royal Canadian Dragoons on
(photo: R. Henderson)
Prince Charles speaking with a Dragoon wearing our
Information... We send these items
UPS Standard to our clients in the continental United States and Canada
and charge 25.00US (29.00CAN) each.
For our clients in the
United Kingdom and Europe it is 85.00CAN (approximately 38.00GBP
Shipping to Australia
109.00CAN to New Zealand.
Shipments to ALL destinations
please allow one to two weeks for delivery after the order has been
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Canadian residents please add 5% GST and for Ontario residents an additional 8%
For United States residents there are no duties, restrictions, brokerage fees, or
taxes on your order when shipped through UPS.
International clients outside
North America please contact your customs department to determine fees.